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Richard Pizzi | July 31, 2007 | 11:00 PM
PHILADELPHIA - The University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS) has a signed a new contract with Eclipsys Corporation that supports UPHS' ongoing objective to create an electronic longi... More
Richard Pizzi | July 30, 2007 | 11:00 PM
TORONTO - Canadian healthcare IT vendor Healthscreen Solutions Inc. has acquired Johnson Lake Software Ltd.'s physician client list and its software series, MD-4000. JLS, owne... More
Richard Pizzi | July 30, 2007 | 11:00 PM
The first South Dakota Health Information Technology Summit will be held in Sioux Falls at the Ramkota Hotel on August 23, 2007. The Summit is sponsored by the South Dakota Departments of Health... More
Molly Merrill | July 29, 2007 | 11:00 PM
VeriChip, a company that makes microchips which can be implanted in humans, has sold 7,000 chips, approximately 2,000 of which have been placed in people. The company's present focus is tag... More
Richard Pizzi | July 29, 2007 | 11:00 PM
PROVIDENCE, RI - The Rhode Island Department of Health has awarded EDS a three-year contract to design, implement and manage the nation's first statewide network for electronic health records.... More
Richard Pizzi | July 29, 2007 | 11:00 PM
The Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology has announced the first CCHIT Certified Ambulatory electronic health records certified under the 2007 criteria.... More
Eric Wicklund | July 29, 2007 | 11:00 PM
The AT&T Foundation, the corporate philanthropy organization of AT&T, Inc., is making a $900,000 medical technology contribution to the Mayo Cl... More
Chip Means | July 26, 2007 | 11:00 PM
VIENNA, AUSTRIA - Twenty-two hospitals in Italy's Friuli-Venezia Giulia region will implement speech recognition-based documentation systems, allowing specialists to create instant medical repor... More
Richard Pizzi | July 25, 2007 | 11:00 PM
Zix Corporation announced Wednesday that it has signed a contract with United HealthCare for an e-prescribing program with the Company's PocketScript e-prescribing service, including new prescri... More
Richard Pizzi | July 25, 2007 | 11:00 PM
DALLAS - The largest integrated private practice urology group in the United States has announced that it will implement a new electronic health record system to replace its first generation EHR... More
Bernie Monegain | July 25, 2007 | 11:00 PM
WASHINGTON - Paper-choked processes that delay or prevent wounded war veterans from receiving the care they need are at the crux of the failures at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, a b... More
Richard Pizzi | July 24, 2007 | 11:00 PM
Radio Frequency Identification technologies, estimated at $297 million in the U.S. healthcare industry in 2007, are expected to experience explosive growth over the next five years, reaching more than... More